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SSD Deal Slashes Crucial's 2TB MX500 to $200

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We've come across some cheaper SSDs in the last few weeks, but none of this capacity from a reputable vendor. As part of the best holiday tech deals, Crucial's 2TB MX500 SATA SSD, available for $200 on Amazon, its lowest price ever. Consider this: at launch, the 1TB unit was selling for $260.

In our March 2018 Crucial MX500 review, it came out as one of the best SSDs in its price category, so we can wholeheartedly recommend this deal. 

Crucial MX500 2 TB SATA SSD: was $230, now $200
At $200, the Crucial MX500 offers one of the few high-capacity SATA SSDs from a reputable vendor at a low price, making this deal quite hard to pass up.
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Crucial's 2TB MX500 can read at up to 560 MBps and write at up to 510 MBps for sequential loads, with a 95K and 90K read/write IOPS rating. They also support hardware-based AES 256-bit encryption, meaning you can use them with encryption software, such as Microsoft's BitLocker, without any adverse effects.

So say it with me: 2TB for 2020.